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Balthasar : a guide for the perplexed

Author: Rodney Howsare
Publisher: London : T & T Clark, ©2009.
Series: Guides for the perplexed.
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Balthasar's thought, if it is anything, is perplexing, and it is perplexing for a number of reasons. In this Guide for the Perplexed, Rodney Howsare gives the reader a handle on these perplexing aspects of Balthasar's thought. In the first chapter he introduces the reader to the man and his unique method of doing theology. He then moves on to explaining the basic structure and nature of the triology: the aesthetics,  Read more...
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Howsare, Rodney.
Balthasar.
London : T & T Clark, ©2009
(DLC) 2009279946
(OCoLC)277204366
Named Person: Hans Urs von Balthasar; Hans Urs von Balthasar
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rodney Howsare
ISBN: 9780567101044 0567101045
OCLC Number: 676697667
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 188 pages).
Contents: Balthasar : the man and his place in twentieth-century thought --
Balthasar's method : background and history --
Balthasar's theological style --
Jesus Christ and the meaning of scripture --
Jesus Christ and the drama of finite and infinite freedom --
The Trinity and the cross --
Balthasar's ongoing role in theology.
Series Title: Guides for the perplexed.
Responsibility: Rodney Howsare.

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Balthasar's thought, if it is anything, is perplexing, and it is perplexing for a number of reasons. This book introduces the reader to the man and his unique method of doing theology. It also  Read more...

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